Foreign Language Study at
A variety of foreign language classes
will be offered this Fall at Texas A&M International University’s
International Language institute. Registration is currently underway for Japanese,
Mandarin Chinese, Italian and Spanish classes. Classes begin August 28.
Tuition is $388.00.
to TAMIU is not required and all foreign language classes are for beginning and
intermediate students. All classes are taught by native speakers and designed
for students to bring both language and culture into the classroom.
Mandarin Chinese I and beginning Mandarin Chinese II will meet on Monday and
Wednesday evenings from 6-7:15 p.m. and 7:30-8:45 p.m. respectively.
Japanese I will meet Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7:15 p.m. Those who have
already taken Japanese I or have some prior knowledge are encouraged
to take Beginning Japanese
II or Intermediate Japanese I. Those classes meet Tuesday and Thursday
from 7:30-8:45 p.m. and Monday and Wednesday from 6-7:15 p.m. respectively.
I classes will meet Tuesday and Thursday from 7:30-8:45 p.m. Beginning Italian
II will also meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7:15 p.m.
Spanish I is designed for true beginners. Beginning Spanish II is designed
for people who have already taken Beginning Spanish I or have some very
basic knowledge of Spanish, but are still at the beginning level.
Intermediate Spanish I and Intermediate Spanish I and Intermediate Spanish
II will also be offered. Depending on level, Spanish classes are available
in the afternoon from 12-1:15 p.m., from 1-2:15 p.m. and in the evening
from 6-7:15 p.m. and from 7:30-8:45 p.m.
conversations with the instructor are required before signing up for Beginning
Spanish II and Beginning Japanese II, Beginning Italian II and
Beginning Mandarin II to evaluate the students' skills.
courses will focus on conversational and communication skills and cultural
awareness and give students an introduction to the language and assist
them in understanding and producing the language. All courses are taught in the communicative
approach and students will use the language starting from the first
more information, please contact TAMIU’s International Language
Institute at 326.2721, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit offices in Anthony
J. and Georgia A. Pellegrino Hall, room 302.
office hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Friday.
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